Whānau Āwhina Plunket is a national charitable organisation and is New Zealand's largest provider of support services for the development, health and wellbeing of children and families.

Whānau Āwhina Plunket delivers the Well Child Tamariki Ora programme and supports families and whānau in local communities across the country with parent groups and education. 

We are committed to providing universal access to services for all children and families regardless of ethnicity, location or ability to pay. This is at the heart of who we are and is essential to provide a positive environment for parents.


Adult / Pakeke

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Services Provided

Family / whānau

Mother and child / Māmā and pēpi

Home support

  • Childcare services


Bay of Plenty, Canterbury, Central Auckland, Central Lakes, East Auckland, Hawkes Bay, Hutt, Lakes, MidCentral, Nelson Marlborough, North Auckland, Northland, Dunedin - South Otago, South Auckland, South Canterbury, Southland, Tairāwhiti, Taranaki, Waikato, Wairarapa, Waitaki, Wellington, West Auckland, West Coast, Whanganui

Contact Details

Plunket Support Office

Level 3
40 Mercer Street
Wellington Central
Wellington 6011

PO Box 5474
Lambton Quay
Wellington 6140

Phone (04) 471 0177

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For help and advice call PlunketLine 0800 933 922, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week

This page was last updated at 1:16PM on May 18, 2022.